Susan Fornoff's life story, as told in "Lady in the Locker Room," has become the topic of a movie in development by CBS Films. She publishes GottaGoGolf, the blog, newsletter and website for women who love the game. Susan has been a journalist since 1979 for newspapers (Baltimore News American, USA Today, Sacramento Bee, San Francisco Chronicle) and magazines, covering sports including baseball, football and golf, as well as news, design, architecture, wine, travel, law, consumer issues, green issues and many other topics. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, she makes her home today in Oakland, California.
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Videos"Confessions of a Golf Slut" - An interview with the author
Jennifer Harris of HighHeelGolfer interviews Susan Fornoff for the story behind the story.
Confessions of a Golf Slut
By Susan Fornoff
Published: December 2, 2013.
Here is the funny and heart-warming "Drive, Putt, Love" golf sister to "Eat, Pray, Love." Trailblazing sports journalist Susan Fornoff tells how golf became her warm blanket through the heartbreaking loss of divorce and death, her compass for a hilarious journey through online dating, and her guiding light in the murky tunnel of midlife career change. Reads like fiction, but it's true!
Lady in the Locker Room
By Susan Fornoff
Published: November 23, 2010.
Now in development as a motion picture for CBS Films! Part memoir, part expose, this 1993 edition takes an intimate look at the life and challenges of a woman covering the superstar-laden Oakland A's during an era when the locker room was not a woman's place. Featured cast includes Jose Canseco, Mark McGwire, Tony La Russa, Dennis Eckersley, Reggie Jackson, Dave Stewart and more
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